Madison’s Ryan Thurston was tagged for two earned runs in the Gary Southshore Railcats’ 5-1 loss to Winnipeg at home on Tuesday.

Thurston entered the game with one out in the sixth with Gary trailing 2-0. He pitched the next inning and two-thirds and allowed two earned runs on two hits with a strikeout and three walks.

Winnipeg added a run in the eighth and Gary broke the shutout with a run in the ninth.

The runs raised Thurston’s season ERA to 2.79. In nine and two-thirds innings, Thurston has allowed three runs on six hits with eight strikeouts and six walks.